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Published by Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Peter Hamilton and Kenneth Thompson.
    SeriesSociology and society
    ContributionsHamilton, Peter, 1947-, Thompson, Kenneth, 1937-, Open University.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM585 .U87 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 356 p. :
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3704214M
    ISBN 10063123313X, 0631233148
    LC Control Number2003271960
    OCLC/WorldCa49394070


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